JA Manafaru - Maldives

It’s easy to see why JA Manafaru is consistently rated as excellent on TripAdvisor, and in their overall top 10 Maldives resorts, as the resort delivers a winning mix of elegant and inviting accommodation, and inclusions second to none. The hard-working and passionate team here go above and beyond in their efforts to create individual and memorable experiences for each of their guests, whether a couple or family.

Airport Transfer

A 75-minute scheduled seaplane transfer runs twice daily to and from the resort: From Malé at 11am and 4pm and from JA Manafaru at 6.30am and 2pm.


In the Haa Alif Atoll, north of Malé.


All 84 Beach Bungalows, Water Villas, One and Two Bedroom Suites and the Three Bedroom Royal Residence are furnished in natural tones with accents of turquoise, and each features a private pool. Beach Bungalows are a very generous 150 sq metres with a light and airy bedroom space, combined with a comfortable indoor seating area. Step out to a furnished deck leading straight onto the beach and find your own shaded cabana. Bathrooms are partially open with double vanities, shower and bath, and open to a private courtyard with outdoor shower, plunge pool and sun loungers. Water Villas can be sunrise or sunset view and include an indoor bathroom and outdoor sundeck with infinity plunge pool looking out over the ocean. One Bedroom Beach Suites offer further space and include a separate living room, rain shower, Jacuzzi bath and private plunge pool, while for larger families the Two Bedroom Grand Water Suite, Royal Island Suite and Three Bedroom Residence are ideal.

Restaurants And Bars

The seven restaurants and bars include Kakuni, the main buffet restaurant, offering a broad range of local and international cuisine, and Ocean Grill, the romantic beach restaurant, specialising in fresh meat and seafood. White Orchid is JA’s signature Asian fusion restaurant, where you can sample delicious flavours from Thailand, China and Japan. Andiamo Bistro and Infinity Bar, each located next to a resort pool, offer a more laid-back vibe, and Andiamo Bistro serves a menu of pizza and pasta for lunch and dinner, while Infinity Bar has a selection of gourmet sandwiches, salads, snacks and deserts for lunch only.

Meal Plans

Bed & Breakfast Half Board All-Inclusive


An impressive range of watersports includes windsurfing, kayaking, paddleboarding and waterskiing, and the more unusual monoskiing and kneeboarding. There is also a PADI dive centre and three gorgeous swimming pools, including an ocean view infinity pool and beautiful lagoon style pool. Calm Spa and Salon features 10 treatment rooms offering Maldivian inspired treatments fused with Ayurveda and aromatherapy, and the dedicated fitness and wellness centre is on hand to ensure that both your mind and body are in shape. All guests receive complimentary fat bikes to explore the island and a host of facilities for children include CoolZone Kids’ Club (3-12 yrs), with its own pool and playground, and ChillZone where there are video games for kids and simulators for adults.

Important Information

Alcohol is served to guests of 21 yrs and above only. All accommodation, restaurants and bars are non-smoking and smoking is permitted in outdoor areas only. Children under 8 yrs are not recommended in Water Villas and the Two Bedroom Grand Water Suite.

Holiday Name : JA Manafaru 
Reference : CRBT
  • Families
  • A luxury escape
  • Foodies
  • Water babes
Prices are per person,

Prices are based on 2 persons sharing. Prices are a guide, please contact us for availability. 

Prices start from £3,599